Research Study


STUDY STATUS: Active-Open to Enrollment


STUDY FOCUS: Healthy Obese Subjects




STUDY CONTACT: To learn more, please call 1-877-854-8475 or fill out Contact us form

STUDY PURPOSE: To assess the effects of repeated doses of an investigational drug or placebo on energy expenditure and safety in overweight, healthy subjects. 

To be enrolled in this study, you must meet certain requirements.  You are eligible to participate if you meet the following criteria:

  • BMI 28-35
  • 18-45 years of age

STUDY DURATION:  5 to 8 weeks


  • 1 Screening Visit
  • Total of 24 Overnight Stays
  • Total of 2 Outpatient Visits
  • Study drug or placebo injection every day for 19 consecutive days
  • 2 series of 3 consecutive 23-hour chamber observation


  • Physical exam, vital signs, height and weight, and EKG
  • IV insertion(s)
  • Multiple blood draws
  • Urine Drug Screen
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Dietary Counseling
  • DEXA

Compensation offered up to $5,250

This study is being conducted under the direction of Dr. Steven Smith, at 301 East Princeton Street, Orlando, FL 32804